Masked burglars steal 35 cartons of Newport cigarettes from gas station, police say

MADISON, Wis. - Burglars made off with dozens of cartons of cigarettes during a burglary on Madison's north side early Thursday. 

Madison police said officers and a K-9 team responded to an alarm at 2:40 a.m. at the Kwik Trip at 3528 East Washington Avenue. 

Police said surveillance video shows two men -- one wearing a ski mask and the other with a hood over his head -- prying the door open. 

The burglars targeted Newport cigarettes and made off with 35 cartons. Officers checked and cleared the store and surrounding areas, the report said.



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